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12:23
12:23

Ten Controversial Bills Passed by the 10th Parliament Age limit 1

The 10th Parliament passed and enacted 118 bills, approved 75 loan requests, made 47 resolutions to pay tribute and heard and considered 349 Ministerial statements.
09:15
09:15

Gov't Hails 10th Parliament for Passing Age Limit Bill, Positive Criticism new Parliament 7 1

But as they walk out, a number of them say that their term of office was a roller-coaster, punctuated with attacks, safety challenges and a virus that almost put the assembly to a halt. However, they say, having a firm and committed speaker of Parliament saved the day and helped them to ensure that the business of parliament continues, amidst the storm.
18:04
18:04

Attorney General to Guide After Expiry of Ministers' Term President Museveni 1 1

Ofwono Opondo, the Director of Uganda Media Centre says that the Ministers’ tenure expires tomorrow with the swearing-in of the President. He says no Minister can represent the government in public functions.
16:56
16:56

Parliament Closes with the Approval of 5 Trillion Shillings Loans in 2 Days 10th parliament 2 1

The 10th Parliament has come to an end with the approval of five loans worth 4.8 trillion shillings in just two days.
19:22
19:22

Kadaga Reveals how Gov’t Tried to Kill and Replace Sexual Offenses Bill 10th parliament 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament has commended Uganda Women Parliamentary Association (UWOPA) for braving the executive and moving with the gender-related bills that have been passed.
10:54
10:54

End of Term: Parliament to Sit Daily to Conclude Business plenary 1 1

According to Kadaga, the 10th parliament is remaining with limited time and they still have a lot of work to complete. She asked the legislators to get ready for the double sittings daily so that they execute their cardinal duties as outlined in the constitution.
16:37
16:37

Only Five Non-Legislators Invited for State of The Nation Address COVID-19 1 Top story

The five include the Chief Justice Bart Katureebe, the Chief of Defense Forces (CDF) David Muhoozi, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Martin Okoth Ochola, the Commissioner General of Prisons (CGP) Johnson Byabashaija and the High Commissioner of the Republic of Rwanda in his capacity as the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps.
07:56
07:56

MPs Demand Vehicle Cash 10th parliament 1

Chris Obore, the Director of Communication and Public Relations in Parliament, told URN that the Parliamentary Commission halted the payment following public complaints.
17:57
17:57

MPs Want Campaign Financing Law 10th parliament 5

At least 185 legislators participated in the phone survey that was conducted between September 16th and October 7th this year.
16:44
16:44

Political Parties Too Infused in Parliament Work-MPs 10th parliament 3

Ruhinda North MP Thomas Tayebwa noted that the process of electing the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Parliament as well as the appointment of parliamentary commissioners and committee chairpersons should be left in the control of MPs.
17:41
17:41

Parliament Seeks Bids for MPs' Office Space 10th parliament 1

The Commission has issued a bid notice, inviting bids for provision of office space for MPs and staff, in light of acute office shortage plaguing the institution.
10:53
10:53

Political Parties Yet to Nominate Whips in Parliament 10th parliament 1

The whips are expected to ensure that their members attend plenary and committee sittings, inform MPs of forthcoming parliamentary business and enforce compliance to the values and policies of their respective parties.
17:44
17:44

Returnee MPs Hit At Predecessors mps swear in 4 1

Bitangaro, a former State Minister of Gender, says while his predecessor, Tress Bucyanayandi endeavored to play his legislative role, he hopes to use his position to advocate for more
14:55
14:55

EC Degazettes Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Ssekikubo 10th parliament 1

The action contained in a brief statement issued by EC chairman Eng. Badru Kiggundu today, comes hours after Masaka Chief Magistrate; Samuel Munobe ordered for the degazettement of Sekikubo, on the basis of an application filed by his main challenger in the race Patrick Nkalubo.
15:45
15:45

MP Ssekikubo: I am not Bowing out Of Deputy Speaker Race 10th parliament 4 1

According to Ssekikubo, he is ready to tussle it out with six other candidates for the position when the NRM caucus convenes on Thursday.
17:41
17:41

Eight NRM Candidates Vie for Speaker, Deputy Speaker Positions 10th parliament 3 1

The NRM Electoral Commission, which started receiving forms from April 26, has received forms from incumbent Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga and Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, for the position of Speaker.
14:41
14:41

Nsereko, Bahati Join Race for Deputy Speaker 10th parliament 5 1

Mohammed Nsereko, the Kampala Central MP, told journalists at Parliament today that he is ready to tussle it out with NRM candidates for the position of Deputy Speaker. Nsereko says even though the party has numerical strength in Parliament, it will not stop him from lobbying for support within NRM and other political parties.
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